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Brennan's Bowery Bar & Restaurant

4401 Transit Rd, Buffalo, NY 14221-6041
+1 716-633-9630
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“beef on weck” (11 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
“wings” (27 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4401 Transit Rd, Buffalo, NY 14221-6041
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We arrived back in Western New York craving our home town favorites, beef on week and chicken wings. We headed over to Brennan’s for dinner. Danielle took good care of us. When in Williamsville, Brennan’s is the place to visit

1  Thank Craig C
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

If you were looking for a good taste of Buffalo this is the place to hide. Buffalo wings, beef on weck (google it), spicy buffalo shrimp, & fish fry are just a few of the items to choose plus much more. Reasonable prices and good...More

1  Thank Mkbuffalo
Reviewed 18 February 2018

The Menu description: "The Clancy" Shaved, slow roasted Certified Angus beef top round with provolone on toasted garlic bread with a side of beef jus. What I received - Day old french bread that was too hard to bite on the top and a soggy...More

Thank sharivirgo
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Strong fish smell when we first walked in. Very cold air from back door that kept getting left open or maybe just didn't get shut as staff came in and out? Server was great. A different one brought food so he didn't know what the...More

Thank k p
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Although when I went it was not busy, the food here is really good. They even made me a frozen strawberry margarita (which is not on their menu). The chicken wing dip was really good and possibly the best chicken wing dip I ever ate!...More

Thank travelergirl96
Reviewed 29 January 2018

The restaurant was very busy, but the host was very gracious and managed to get us a table as per our request. The waitress appeared to be knowledgeable and helpful, but when it came time to get our order we were disappointed in the service....More

Thank GLaSota
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Best restaurant/ pub near the Eastern Hills Mall for great atmosphere, a good pint and a delicious beef on weck sandwich. Try the sweat potato fries. I have enjoyed this establishment for 40 years and I believe you will enjoy your meal or drink here...More

Thank Rip R
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a great sandwich, Brennan’s is the place. Great corned beef as well as many others. Don’t be fooled that it’s in a plaza...inside is cozy and warm with a great bar. Service is good and attentive without being smothering. Try...More

Thank Kim K
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We went on a Friday night around 7:30 so naturally it was busy. The server was prompt and friendly. We all had the beef on weck, which, while a good amount and accompanied by a small Au Jus cup, was rather dry. Even though there...More

Thank mjw9326
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Stopped for lunch. I got the Mexcellent salad (taco salad). It was very, very good. My better half got the fish tacos and he loved them. The service was ok, waitress was pleasant but indifferent. I was here years ago and remembered the food was...More

Thank NewYorker003
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Shawn E
7 June 2018|
Response from GLaSota | Reviewed this property |
This is not a question but a statement. No help here.
Courtney B
27 April 2017|
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Response from mph2015 | Reviewed this property |
yes, but seldom needed
8 July 2016|
Response from aggada | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I really don't know. Ate there once. Why not give them a call?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:15 AM
11:00 AM - 3:15 AM
11:00 AM - 3:15 AM
11:00 AM - 3:15 AM
11:00 AM - 3:15 AM
11:00 AM - 3:15 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4401 Transit Rd, Buffalo, NY 14221-6041
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-633-9630
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Brennan's Bowery Bar & Restaurant has been a neighborhood gathering spot and thriving restaurant since 1970. The Bowery started as a small NY City pub; yet NOW is a large 10,000 sq ft restaurant offering our full menu available for lunch, dinner, banquets, meetings, catering and accommodations for most any size group. When looking for the spot to meet with friends, family &/or co-workers; "Brennan's Bowery Bar" is the place for you. Located at the corner of Main St. & Transit Rd.
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